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Built by:Money Wigram & Son's, at Blackwall.
Yard No.
Tonnage:1108 nrt
Length:270 . 0 feet.
Breadth:34 . 6 feet.
Depth:24 . 0 feet.
Machinery:J. Jack & Co. Liverpool. Compound 2 cy 38" x 70" x 40" 1500 lhp. 283 nhp. This was a new engine fitted in 1882.
Built of:Iron.
Type:Screw steamer.
Registered:London 1865.
Off Number:52728
Built for:H. Bayley, London.
Other info:
History:1865. November. Registry closed, 'Sold Foreign'. Sold to Khedivial Steam Ship Administration, Alexandria.
1899. Reregistered at London for Khedivial Mail Steamship & Graving Dock Co.
1900. Four new boilers also built by J.Jack. 70p.s.i. Second lot of new boilers.
1923. August. Sold to Italy.

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